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Being Prepared

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Effective at 6:00 p.m. on July 24, 2018, the City of Arvada lifted the temporary Stage 2 Fire Ban for all lands within the City and reinstated temporary Stage 1 Fire Restrictions. Jefferson County Sheriff's Office has enacted the same temporary fire restrictions for all lands in Jefferson County. Conditions will continue to be monitored and restrictions will be adjusted in the coming weeks as necessary. For more information on prohibited activities during a Stage 1 Fire Restrictions, please click here.

Emergency Preparedness

Whether you want to learn about Arvada's emergency notification systems, want to read tips on being prepared, or want to create an emergency kit, our Emergency Preparedness resources will help. 

Flood Information

Even though the likelihood of serious floods is low, it is best to be prepared for them. Preparedness includes considering flood insurance, knowing how to stay safe during a flood, and knowing whether your property is in a floodplain.


Please explore Tools for details on important communication and emergency notification tools used by the City of Arvada.